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Tecumseh, Michigan - Basic Facts

The City of Tecumseh had a population of 8,457 as of July 1, 2017.

The primary coordinate point for Tecumseh is located at latitude 42.0061 and longitude -83.9444 in Lenawee County. The formal boundaries for the City of Tecumseh (see map below) encompass a land area of 5.67 sq. miles and a water area of 0.24 sq. miles. Lenawee County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 804 feet.

The City of Tecumseh (GNIS ID: 1627155) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Tecumseh population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

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Tecumseh, MI Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 8,457
Daytime Population: Workers 3,711
Daytime Population: Residents 4,466
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 8,177
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.97
Population in Households 8,408
Population in Familes 6,827
Population in Group Qrtrs 49
Population Density2 1,492
Diversity Index3 18


Median Household Income $55,469
Average Household Income $68,498
Per Capita Income $28,700


Total Housing Units 3,977 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,579 (64.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,031 (25.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 368 ( 9.3%)
Median Home Value $137,756
Average Home Value $152,239


Total Households 3,609
Average Household Size 2.33
Family Households 2,352
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.19% 0.11%
Households 0.25% 0.14%
Families 0.59% 0.03%
Median Household Income   0.72%
Per Capita Income   1.8%

Tecumseh, MI - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Tecumseh to the other 692 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Michigan by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 122 83rd
Population Density # 205 70th
Diversity Index # 317 54th
Median Household Income # 159 77th
Per Capita Income # 178 74th

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